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Mobile River Navigation for Smart Cities

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One of the main aspects of smart city is smart mobility, covering mainly smart transport solutions for users. On the other hand smart living includes also touristic attractiveness of the city and its information systems. The paper presents a mobile solution, which integrate both – supporting of smart transportation and touristic needs of the users. It is a system of mobile navigation for inland waters. The concept of the system is presented, followed by the methodological aspects of its designing and implementation. The mobility of system is presented in various aspects (spatial data integration, cartographic model and spatial analysis and implementation issues). Although the system may be independent technology, it is shown from the point of view of possible integration in wider smart city concept. In such approach the functional possibilities of the system are increased and smart city implementation may be also enhanced.


  • Mobile GIS
  • Mobile navigation
  • Smart rivers
  • Smart cities

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This research outcome has been achieved under the grant No. 1/S/IG/16 and 17/MN/IG/18 financed from a subsidy of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education for statutory activities.

This scientific research work was supported by National Centre for Research and Development (NCBiR) of Poland (grant No. LIDER/039/693/L-4/12/NCBR/2013) in 2013–2016.

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Kazimierski, W., Wawrzyniak, N., Wlodarczyk-Sielicka, M., Hyla, T., Bodus-Olkowska, I., Zaniewicz, G. (2019). Mobile River Navigation for Smart Cities. In: Damaševičius, R., Vasiljevienė, G. (eds) Information and Software Technologies. ICIST 2019. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 1078. Springer, Cham.

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